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Hickory Crawdads Unveil 2021 Promo Schedule

Giveaways, Fireworks, Themes, and More!
March 30, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Hickory Crawdads are excited to announce their 2021 promotional lineup. The schedule is highlighted by 11 firework shows, 10 giveaways and an array of theme nights. VIEW FULL SCHEDULE The Crawdads are starting the season strong, with four giveaways falling in Opening Week. Opening night will kick

All the Details for Saturday’s Spring Fling

Spring Fling this Saturday April 3rd From 11am-1pm
March 29, 2021

When should I arrive? The event will get started at 11am and run until 1pm. When you arrive to the event, park in our main lot and enter through the front gate. Admission and parking are free. What will be going on? Lots! We’ll have new activities such as music

Crawdads Reveal 2021 Game Times

Tuesday-Saturday to Start at 7pm, Sundays at 3pm
March 16, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads announced the start times for their 60 home games in 2021. Tuesday through Saturday games will begin at 7pm while Sundays will begin at 3pm. The Crawdads July 4thcelebration will begin at 7pm. The Christian Concert date, featuring the Rhett Walker Band, on Saturday, July 31st

Rhett Walker to Play Christian Concert July 31st

Group Tickets On Sale for Concert
March 11, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads will host the Rhett Walker Band in a post-game Christian Concert this year on Saturday, July 31st. The Crawdads game will start at 5pm while the concert, presented by the Billy Graham Library, Gardner-Webb University, Century Furniture, and 106.9 The Light, will begin immediately following the

Crawdads To Host Spring Fling Event April 3rd

Event to Kick Off Voucher Redemption for 2021
March 1, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads’ annual Spring Fling, presented by Lonnie Shook CPA, is returning on Saturday, April 3rd. The free event will take place at the Frans from 11am to 1pm. The Spring Fling will give fans the chance to take batting practice on the field. Each person will get

2021 Ticketing FAQs

What You Need to Know About Tickets in 2021
February 19, 2021

Crawdads baseball is returning May 11th. Things are going to look a little different this season as we continue to safely navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. With news of our schedule coming out, we’ve been getting a lot of questions and want to share the answers of ones that we have

Crawdads Announce 2021 Schedule

Opening Night Set for May 11th
February 18, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads are excited to reveal their 2021 schedule which will get underway on Thursday, May 4th in Greensboro. After six games on the road, the Crawdads will host their home opener on Tuesday, May 11th against the Winston-Salem Dash. The home opener will be the first professional

‘Dads to Join New High-A East League

Team to Play in League’s Southern Division
February 12, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Hickory Crawdads are joining the newly created High-A East League. The 12-team league was announced Friday in a statement from Major League Baseball. The High-A East League will be made up of a five team Northern Division and a seven team Southern Division. The Crawdads will be

Rangers Announce Crawdads Coaching Staff

Joshua Johnson Tabbed as Manager
February 10, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads and Texas Rangers announced Hickory’s coaching staff for the 2021 season. Joshua Johnson will take over the reigns as the new ‘Dads manager. Finishing out the staff are pitching coach Steve Mintz, hitting coach Chad Comer, fourth coach Hiram Bocachica, athletic trainer Yuichi Takizawa, and strength

‘Dads Accept Invite, Sign 10 Year PDL with Rangers

February 9, 2021

Hickory, NC- The Hickory Crawdads formally accepted the invitation from the Texas Rangers to become their new High-A Affiliate. The affiliation becomes official after the ‘Dads signed Major League Baseball’s Professional Development License (PDL) on Tuesday. The 10-year agreement assures that Texas’ High-A team will call Hickory home through the

Crawdads Make Jump to High-A

December 9, 2020

Arlington, Texas — The Texas Rangers today announced that the club has invited the following four minor league teams to become its affiliates in Major League Baseball’s new player development structure, which will be effective for the 2021 season: Triple-A: Round Rock (TX) Express Double-A: Frisco (TX) RoughRiders High-A: Hickory

Crawdads Cornhole Tournament Set for October 29th

October 9, 2020

Hickory, NC- The Battle of the Bags is returning to LP Frans Stadium on October 29th! This year’s cornhole tournament will look a little different than usual, but will still have all the fun. Teams of two can register to compete for the $350 grand prize. The second place duo

Crawdads to Host Halloween Themed Movie Night

Fans Will Pick Family Friendly Movie to Be Shown October 30th
October 2, 2020

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads are excited to announce a Halloween themed movie night on the field on Friday, October 30th at LP Frans Stadium. Gates will open for the event at 6pm and the movie will begin at 7pm. Fans can vote on the family-friendly movie that will be shown

2020 Crawdads Season Shelved

June 30, 2020

Dear Crawdads Partners and Fans, This evening we received official word from the Minor League Baseball office that the 2020 season has been canceled. We share in your disappointment that we will not be able to celebrate baseball at LP Frans Stadium this year. In light of this news, if

Join the Hickory Crawdads Virtual 5K

Virtual Event to be Held May 29th-31st
May 18, 2020

The Hickory Crawdads are excited to announce our first ever virtual 5K event! We're encouraging you all to put your fitness to the test by signing up to walk, run or roll in a 5K (or 3.1 miles). How does it work? This is a virtual event which means there

‘Dads Facemasks Available in GoTeez Locker Room

Masks Feature Crawdads Logo, Retail for $10
May 5, 2020

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads are now offering protective facemasks in the GoTeez Locker Room. The masks are 100% cotton with elastic ear straps and are made in Burlington, North Carolina by OT Sports. The masks are $10 and can be found online here. Fans can also get a free mask

Retail Store Now Offering Curbside Pickup Option

Pickup Available 10am-3pm on Fridays
April 24, 2020

As the Crawdads continue to follow the recommended social distancing guidelines, the GoTeez Locker Room will now be offering a curbside pickup option. The physical retail store will remain closed for in-person sales but the full inventory of items is available online.

Hickory Crawdads Statement on Delay of 2020 Season

March 13, 2020

Hickory, NC - In light of the announcement made by Minor League Baseball yesterday, the Crawdads are preparing for a delayed start to the 2020 season. We will continue to monitor announcements by Major League Baseball and Minor League Baseball regarding the resumption of the 2020 season and the impact

Crawdads Announce New Llamas On-Field Hat

Llamas de Hickory to Return for Six 2020 Dates
March 12, 2020

Hickory, NC- The Hickory Crawdads revealed an updated Llamas de Hickory on-field cap for the 2020 season.

Crawdads to Become Couch Potatoes for June 18-20 Games

Couch Potatoes Merchandise Now Available
March 6, 2020

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads are excited to unveil a new alternate identity for the 2020 season.

'Dads To Hold "Miracle of Hickory" Weekend

Team Will Wear Specialty Miracle Jerseys
February 27, 2020

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads are excited to announce "Miracle of Hickory" weekend, presented by WHKY 1290AM & 102.3FM, which will take place on Saturday June 6th and Sunday, June 7th.

Crawdads Announce Revamped Spring Fling

Fans Can Take BP on Field During Event
February 25, 2020

Hickory, NC- The Hickory Crawdads are excited to announce a revamped Spring Fling presented by Lonnie Shook CPA. The free event will take place at the Frans on Saturday, March 21st from 11am to 1pm.

'Dads Announce 2020 Games Times

First Half Early Starts Return to Schedule
February 6, 2020

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads have set the start times for all 70 of their 2020 home games.

Crawdads Reveal 2020 Christian Concert Series

Citizen Way and Rhett Walker Band to Play Post-Game Concerts
February 4, 2020

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads are excited to announce that the post-game Christian Concert series will be returning in 2020. Citizen Way will headline the first concert on Saturday, May 2nd courtesy of 106.9 The Light. The Rhett Walker Band, presented by the Billy Graham Library, Gardner-Webb University and 106.9 The

'Dads to Offer Super Savings for Big Game

Save Big with Group and Merch Sales
January 31, 2020

Hickory, NC- The Crawdads are excited to announce super savings in honor of the football championship on Sunday evening. The exact sales will be determined by the final score of the game.